The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had Test Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 31 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Test Analyst
Rank 22 31 48
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Test Analyst 47 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.95% 5.73% 1.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.00% 5.94% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 44 26 8
Median salary £30,500 £36,250 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.86% -6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £23,750 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,250 £42,250
UK excluding London median salary £34,312 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+0.91% +4.61%
Test Analyst
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
522 471 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 99.43% 96.32% 99.26%
Number of salaries quoted 478 414 357
Median salary £35,000 £35,486 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% -11.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,543 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.85% -

Test Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region that featured Test Analyst in the job title.

Test Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Suffolk region.

Test Analyst Salary Trend in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Test Analyst across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016.

Test Analyst Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Test Analyst
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Test Analyst within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 31 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +24 30 £30,500 -18.66% 1
Bury St Edmunds -15 7 £32,500 -5.10%
Stowmarket -6 1 £25,000 -
Test Analyst
East of England

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 31 August 2016, Test Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region featuring Test Analyst in the job title.

1 52 (60.47%) ISEB
2 49 (56.98%) QA
3 37 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (41.86%) Test Scripting
5 26 (30.23%) SDLC
6 24 (27.91%) Manual Testing
7 23 (26.74%) Finance
8 21 (24.42%) SQL
8 21 (24.42%) Automated Testing
8 21 (24.42%) Automation Testing
9 18 (20.93%) ISTQB
10 16 (18.60%) C#
11 15 (17.44%) Selenium
12 13 (15.12%) Online Games
12 13 (15.12%) Java
12 13 (15.12%) Games
13 12 (13.95%) Windows
14 11 (12.79%) Oracle
14 11 (12.79%) Test Automation
15 10 (11.63%) Test Planning
16 9 (10.47%) HP UFT
16 9 (10.47%) HP
16 9 (10.47%) HP Quality Center
17 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
17 8 (9.30%) Scrum
17 8 (9.30%) Data Protection
18 7 (8.14%) Software Testing
18 7 (8.14%) Asset Management
18 7 (8.14%) Process Improvement
18 7 (8.14%) Non-Functional Testing

Test Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (17.44%) Selenium
2 9 (10.47%) HP UFT
3 6 (6.98%) SoapUI
4 4 (4.65%) JIRA
5 3 (3.49%) Calabash
5 3 (3.49%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.49%) JUnit
5 3 (3.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (2.33%) JMeter
6 2 (2.33%) LoadUI
7 1 (1.16%) Bugzilla
7 1 (1.16%) WebDriver
General
1 23 (26.74%) Finance
2 13 (15.12%) Games
3 1 (1.16%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.65%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Online Games
2 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (6.98%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.49%) Computer Science
4 3 (3.49%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.95%) Windows
2 3 (3.49%) Android
2 3 (3.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (43.02%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (41.86%) Test Scripting
3 26 (30.23%) SDLC
4 24 (27.91%) Manual Testing
5 21 (24.42%) Automated Testing
5 21 (24.42%) Automation Testing
6 11 (12.79%) Test Automation
7 10 (11.63%) Test Planning
8 8 (9.30%) Data Protection
8 8 (9.30%) Scrum
9 7 (8.14%) Asset Management
9 7 (8.14%) Non-Functional Testing
9 7 (8.14%) Process Improvement
9 7 (8.14%) Software Testing
10 6 (6.98%) System Testing
11 5 (5.81%) Agile Testing
12 4 (4.65%) BDD
12 4 (4.65%) Mentoring
12 4 (4.65%) Regression Testing
13 3 (3.49%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.42%) SQL
2 16 (18.60%) C#
3 13 (15.12%) Java
4 4 (4.65%) PL/SQL
5 3 (3.49%) Perl
5 3 (3.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 52 (60.47%) ISEB
2 18 (20.93%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.65%) Degree
3 4 (4.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (56.98%) QA
Systems Management
1 9 (10.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (12.79%) Oracle
2 9 (10.47%) HP
3 4 (4.65%) Microsoft
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